Schaum s Quick Guide to Great Business Writing

Author: Suzanne Sparks FitzGerald
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780070220607
Format: PDF, Docs
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This straight-to-the-point guide will help you develop a vigorous style of writing for all your business communicationsÑwhether to professors, prospective employers, business colleagues, clients or customers. It shows you how to command and keep your readerÕs attention, inform, instruct and persuade, enlist respect and prompt a positive response. It even tells you how to couch bad news. YouÕll find time-tested formats you can adapt right away for your correspondence and reports. And dozens of doÕs and donÕts save you time and help you steer clear of common errors. Thoughtful questions and invaluable checklists make important points memorable.

Schaum s Quick Guide to Writing Great Essays

Author: Molly McClain
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071368483
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Fastest, Easiest Way to Learn: Schaum's Quick Guides These concise, quick reference guides are perfect for business people, writers, and students at all levels. Written by top experts, they offer readers the easiest, most efficient strategies to master or learn a new skill. All Schaum's Quick Guides include do's and don'ts for avoiding common errors, handy checklists, and practice exercises for building skills quickly.

Schaum s Quick Guide to Writing Great Research Papers

Author: Laurie Rozakis
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780070123007
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Fastest, Easiest Way to Learn: Schaum¿s Quick GuidesThese concise, quick reference guides are perfect for business people, writers, and students at all levels. Written by top experts, they offer readers the easiest, most efficient strategies to master or learn a new skill. All Schaum¿s Quick Guides include do¿s and don¿ts for avoiding common errors, handy checklists, and practice exercises for building skills quickly.

Schaum s Quick Guide to Writing Great Short Stories

Author: Margaret Lucke
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780070390775
Format: PDF, ePub
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This guide to writing compelling, memorable short stories gives you all the essentials without wasted words. It tells you how and where to get ideas, how to establish and sustain excitement, how to create live, colorful characters, and how to plot, develop and bring home your story. It even includes exercises to help you perfect your story-telling skills. Full of tips and techniques that work, it makes an indispensable, reliable collaborator. You'll find it ideal whether you're studying alone or supplementing a creative or fiction writing course, conference or workshop.

Writing at Work

Author: Ellis Morgan
Publisher: Guidemark Publishing Limite
ISBN: 0956946623
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Would you like to be more confident about language, grammar, punctuation and spelling? Do you want to write better emails, letters, leaflets and reports to improve sales, customer satisfaction and internal communications? Writing at Work will boost your writing confidence and get you and your business communicating more successfully. Presented in bite-sized chunks with practical examples, Writing at Work is an A to Z of everything you need to know to polish up your writing skills. There's also a useful List of Everyday Words that will help you banish gobbledegook forever. Plus you'll learn how to: Find the right tone of voice for your audience. Get rid of tautologies, jargon and meaningless phrases. Tackle the important task of proof reading. Make your documents more accessible. Writing at Work will become the reference handbook you reach for whenever you need help with your writing."

Schaum s Quick Guide to Business Formulas 201 Decision Making Tools for Business Finance and Accounting Students

Author: Jae K. Shim
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071368049
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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For quick and authoritative answers to questions on business and financial formulas and tools, this unique book is unequaled! It not only clearly explains all major business and financial formulas, it shows you how to apply them, step by step. Perfect for college and graduate students in business, finance, marketing, operations, management, and accounting, this comprehensive, portable guide gives you quick access to all major financial and business formulas with explanations you can grasp and use in seconds. You get explanations, examples, and demonstrations of formulas for vertical analysis; net-cost method; sales mix analysis; regression statistics; profit margin; sampling formulas; discount cash flow analysis; weighted averages; cost of capital; earnings per share; inventory turnover; and nearly 200 more. This is the handiest tool available for mastering business formulas!

Creating Short Fiction

Author: Damon Knight
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312150945
Format: PDF, Docs
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Explains effective use of structure and pacing, and offers advice for creating realistic dialogue, plot, and characters

CFO Fundamentals

Author: Jae K. Shim
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118219600
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The thorough reference that goes wherever you go The Complete CFO Reference is the perfect up-to-date reference tool for today's busy CFO, controller, treasurer, and other finance professionals. Written in an easy format and packed with checklists, samples, and worked-out solutions for a wide variety of accounting and finance problems, readers can take this handy reference wherever they go-on a business trip, visiting a client, conducting a conference call, or attending a meeting. Covers all major developments in finance and accounting every CFO needs to know about including IFRS, Web-based planning, and ranging from financial reporting and internal control to financial decision making for shareholder value maximization Includes tables, forms, checklists, questionnaires, practical tips, and sample reports Incorporates Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) throughout the book, as well as coverage of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and its impact on financial reporting, XBRL reporting, risk management and disaster recovery, Web-based planning and budgeting, Web 2.0, cloud computing, and environmental costing Simplifying day-to-day work in dozens of critical areas, The Complete CFO Reference is the perfect up-to-date reference tool for today's busy chief financial officer (CFO), controller, treasurer, financial director, budgeting director, and other financial professionals in public practice and private industry.

Practice Makes Perfect Exploring Grammar

Author: Gary Muschla
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071747125
Format: PDF, Docs
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Helpful instruction and plenty of practice for your child to understand the basics of grammar and vocabulary Understanding grammar is essential for your child to speak and write with competence and clarity. Practice Makes Perfect: Exploring Grammar gives your child bite-sized explanations of grammar and vocabulary, with engaging exercises that keep her or him motivated and excited to learn. They can practice the grammar skills that are challenging, polish skills they’ve mastered, and stretch themselves to explore skills they have not yet attempted. This title features 170 activities (plus answer key) that increase in difficulty as your child proceeds through the book. This book is appropriate for a 4th grade student working above his or her grade level, or as a great review and practice for a struggling 5th or 6th grader. Your student will learn how to: Recognize types of sentences Understand sentence structure Identify parts of speech Use punctuation and capitalization together Find her or his own grammar mistakes Topics include: Sentences, Nouns, Verbs, Pronouns, Adjectives, Adverbs, Prepositions, Conjunctions and Interjections, Punctuation and Capitalization, Usage and Proofreading

Dictionary of Financial Formulas and Ratios

Author: Linda M. Magoon
Publisher: Global Professional Pub
ISBN:
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* Practical guide to financial formulas for the working manager The Dictionary of Financial Formulas and Ratios is a working, breathing document for active managers at any level of a business. As a reference work, it is designed to give specific information that will assist in the overall financial management of a company. The book is organized by topic; each chapter discusses the relevant content pertaining to the topic and shows actual formulas and ratios, as appropriate, how they are calculated and what the application and use of the information is in the broad contexts of financial management. This book is intended to be a ready reference, one that helps the reader understand the dynamics of their business. Are matters improving or getting worse? Do you know the reasons for changes in the financial condition of your business? Is a particular department or individual manager performing as expected and as needed? Topics covered include: Financial Statements and Related Ratios and Formulas, Asset Utilization Ratios, Solvency and Capital Structure Ratio, Profitability Ratios, Market Value Ratios, Cash Flow Management, Inventory Ratios, Capital Budgeting, Operational Efficiency Ratios.